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Daniel K

Sunbury VIC

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"Great service and very timely in getting the job done."

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Angela G

Coburg VIC

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" Great job Angela! Thank you very much for your help. "

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Adrian g A

Chadstone VIC

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"Prompt, punctual, really easy to communicate with and is very knowledgeable. Would definitely use again"

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"Very gentle and thorough "

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Michael R

Bundoora VIC

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"Fantastic job. "

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"Very helpful "

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Ibrahim A

Craigieburn VIC

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"Ibrahim did a really good job in prepping the door. I would highly recommend his efforts. "

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Remy E

Northcote VIC

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"Thanks Remy - friendly and efficient."

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Recent Building & Construction reviews in Melbourne

"An absolute legend. Merlin is a true perfectionist who never took the easy way out if quality was even minutely compromised. I would highly recommend."

Build in a couple of partition walls

$600

"On time and did a very thorough job on our front door. Would recommend."

Build a stud wall, replace a front door

$480

"Alex is great to deal with, friendly and easy to contact. Very helpful. Thanks Alex "

Build Wooden air conditioner cover

$250

"Josh was a great supplier. Very attentive to the work at hand, and a solutions person. Thank you for your working on the public holiday too Josh. Great service all round. Job finished and well done. "

Builder - Dismantle internal wall, hang door

$1,000

"Awesome help so fast and knowledgeable"

Builder advice and quote

$25

"Did a fantastic job. Real attention to detail. Did what he’d said he’d do and on time. Great at consulting when he needed to. Very happy with his work."

Build brick path

$500

What's the average cost of a builder in Melbourne

$210 - $675

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$210

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$675

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What do builders’ services include?

Local builders can help you with your needs and concerns regarding constructing your home, office, business or any dream property! Here’s what you can expect from builders near you:

Conceptualisation and planning

Before general builders start your construction project, the first stage is to create your concept behind it and plan the blueprints, design and other essential elements. Feel free to plan precisely how you want to as your Tasker guides you to ensure everything is up-to-code and the design and structure are sound and stable. Once the construction plans and blueprints are ready, the next step would be obtaining building and construction permits. This may sound overwhelming, but your Tasker can help you get the right planning permission for your project.

Implementation and execution

Once all the necessary documents and planning are done, your Tasker can now start your construction project! This stage usually starts with clearing and excavating the land to remove boulders, trees or anything that stands in the way of your building. It can also mean demolishing an old property standing on your preferred space while following building regulations. Afterwards, they can proceed with pouring and curing the foundation. Framing comes next, and that includes installing wooden frames and steel beams. 

When your property has been completely framed out, that’s where doing rough electrical and plumbing work comes in. A good builder will install the roof, vents, ductwork, heating, and cooling units and may even start paving your driveway and other outdoor spaces.

Finalisation and completion

The interior of your property is completed at this stage. General builders near you install insulation, drywall, ceilings and outlets. And once the interior walls are good to go, that’s when fixtures such as lighting, windows and doors are added. Renovating the bathroom and installing tubs, toilets, faucets, and sinks can also be a part of this phase. The final step in building services covers finishing touches, from installing your flooring and painting your walls to putting countertops in. 

A construction project may leave a massive mess once it’s finished. Get someone to clean after the builders to make your property look more polished without you having to lift a finger!

Recent Building & Construction tasks in Melbourne

Shed installation and rebated concrete slab

$1,200

Melbourne VIC, Australia

17th Jun 2021

Must be a registered business with ABN and invoice. We are wanting to have a rebated concrete slab laid for a garden shed and then flatpack shed construction/installation. Shed size 2.25w x 2.25d x 2.06h 8x anchors included https://www.easyshed.com.au/gable-roof-garden-shed-2-25m-w-x-2-25m-d-x-2-05m-h-in-colour The property has direct access to the rear from a public carpark, so easily accessible by vehicle. Please see the attached photo's of the site, or you're welcome to come and inspect it, we are located in Sandringham 3191. Its relatively flat and straight forward. We will do basic site preparation works for you, remove the tanbark and small tree so the soil is flat and ready for installation. We have had a professional quote from the shed company but they are unable to install within the next 6 weeks hence why we are looking for alternative options. *Simple flatpack shed installation quote: $300inc gst Shed installation video for reference - 5 step installation https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cavtmVz4SWw *Slab installation quote: $1068 inc gst. Please see attached photo's for reference. Total quote $1368 inc gst Ideally we would prefer weekend work or the week of 3rd July to 11th July. Good references or reviews are a must. Thanks!

Build a new deck x2 in a property

$5,000

Prahran VIC, Australia

31st May 2021

We need 2 decks to be built at a property in Prahran 1. Approx 1x2.5m with an access hatch required. In Merbau 2. Approx 2.7x5m in Merbau, also requiring an access hatch to the drain pit below We are ready to start the build once quoted and job is accepted. Thank you

Painting the floor in a commercial building

$100

Richmond VIC, Australia

23rd Apr 2021

I am looking for someone to repaint the floor in the office we rent in Richmond because employees who cycle to the office leave bike marks on the floor. I can show you the area to be painted or send you photos of it.

Need to build glass partition with glass door.

$3,000

Melbourne VIC, Australia

31st Mar 2021

Glass partition dimensions -(L) 3390mm X (H)2155 please check the attached picture as there is a slight slope.

Building draft for garage renovations

$300

Brunswick West VIC 3055, Australia

14th Mar 2021

We would like to renovate our garage but need a draft drawn up for council approval.

Angela was very thorough and very easy to communicate with. Would highly recommend her!

Build a small retaining wall

$500

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

28th Feb 2021

From pine sleepers about 60cm high by 20 metres long and flatten out grassed area on top.

Build Pergola, Window Awnings, Repair Weatherboard

$75

St Kilda VIC 3182, Australia

31st Jan 2021

Build a 10m wide x 4m deep x 3m high Pergola Install window awnings above 2nd floor windows Repair damaged weatherboards.

Building permit to add glazing to a garage opening

$750

Melbourne VIC, Australia

15th Jun 2021

We require a building permit quote for a glazing added in place of a garage door opening ( existing garage structure) and a 90mm stud wall internally, at 3000m away from the internal face of the garage wall.Estimated total cost of the works will be below 10 000. Looking forward to new quotes. Regards, Mel

Build base for gas fire pit for backyard

$500

Flemington VIC, Australia

20th May 2021

Hello, we have bought the metal top for the gas fIre pit and have also built in the pipe to our new seating area, we just need someone to build the base for us. I'll attach pictures of the area and top. My husband was going to build it but he has no time to complete it.

Looking for a Builder

$9,000

Melbourne VIC, Australia

18th Apr 2021

We are looking to add our alfresco area in the living area. Need a quote for that. That’s why we are looking for a builder.

Drafting building plans

$500

Melbourne VIC, Australia

27th Mar 2021

Require three plans to be submitted to Council for approval. 1. Verandah 2. Shed 3. Double Garage Plans have been hand sketched with measurements.

Daniel was prompt and professional throughout and the final drawings were excellent. He has even offered to make any required changes to drawings based on feedback from Council once I submit them. Thanks Daniel!

Break blue stone up and rebuild small wall

$250

Brunswick West VIC 3055, Australia

14th Mar 2021

There are 3 large boulders as part of retaining wall. Looking for someone with jackhammer or similar to break them up then help place in small retaining wall. Rubbish to be disposed of after.

Build timber stud plasterboard wall

$1,000

Elwood VIC, Australia

22nd Feb 2021

Build timber stud wall Fill with insulation Plasterboard and paint. 3100mm wide x 3000mm high

Empty then Plunge toilet

$50

Fitzroy North VIC, Australia

18th Jun 2021

Hey there, our toilet is blocked because someone decided to get four ply toilet paper and treat it like one ply. Currently the bowl is full with a few turds and need to be jettisoned to make room for a plunge, which will hopefully do the trick. I’ve tried vinegar & bi carb, to no success. I’m working to a deadline tonight so I don’t have the time so offering someone a quick $50 to give it a go. Cheers. In north Fitz. You will need a plunger & bucket, although I have a bucket and plunger but they’re both pretty mediocre.

Demolition of kitchen area & build wall frame

$2,000

Melbourne VIC, Australia

6th Jun 2021

We require a demolition of a kitchen area (3m x 3m) in a unit in Melbourne CBD. This includes removal & disposal of all debris & materials. After demolition complete, we require a timber wall (3m wide by 4m tall) frame to be built in its place.

Building renovation - cut out brick wall

$2,000

St Kilda VIC, Australia

25th Apr 2021

Builder tasks: - Cut out bricks in existing window servery wall (breakfast bar) for new access to the kitchen. - Fill in old kitchen access door in hallway - requires new framework and gip-rock. - Cut out x 2 floorboards - along both sides of existing timber floor as marked in the hallway to allow access by electrician to install new underfloor wiring. - All other subcontractors will be co-ordinated by the owners: Electrician, Plumber, Plasterer, Painter, Kitchen cabinetry, Bench top, Tiling, Demolition of existing kitchen. Start date? 11th-14th June Which services do you need for this project? Build only What type of dwelling is this? Apartment Sections of the property to be included in this project: Kitchen Do you have plans for this job? Yes Do you have council approval for this job? Not required Do you have materials? No - You will need to supply materials and take away rubble Budget: Approx. $1500-2000k

Building Surveyor for independent assesment

$123

St Kilda VIC, Australia

7th Apr 2021

Require a registered builder ir building surveyer ir another specialist to provide an independent report of the storm damage that caused a roof leak and a ceiling to collapse. This is an insurance dispute as they deny liability.

Help us build a patio!

$500

Carlton VIC 3053, Australia

17th Mar 2021

Approx 10m2 patio. Papers 600 x 600 will be supplied. Need an experienced airtasker to manage the installation, we will be on-site to help with the manual labour.

Build internal wall

$2,000

Cremorne VIC, Australia

14th Mar 2021

Need to divide the garage into two rooms with a new internal wall. Job requires framing and plastering and leaving in a stage ready to paint. Personal will need to supply all materials and tools. Size is around 2.6M high and 3M wide and needs to accommodate the bulk head (see picture)

Adrian did a fantastic job! Showed up on time, the quality of his work is excellent and he left the place very clean and tidy! Would highly recommend

Site and building plan for deck - for council

$250

Armadale VIC, Australia

5th Feb 2021

Hi We have a landscaping plan for a deck completed (council says this is about 75% complete for a building plan). We need someone to: - Do the site plan - Update the landscapers plan so it is good to submit to stonnington council the deck is 8m x 3m Would ideally be great if you have experience submitting plans to stonnington council